A 23 year old man was banned from driving for a year last Wednesday at Craigavon Magistrates Court.
Patrick William O’Donaghue, Ardowen, Craigavon, was also fined £150 for driving without insurance. He was also fined £150 and banned for a year for not having a licence.
The court heard that on July 1 this year police spoke to the defendant who said he had no insurance.
A solicitor for O’Donaghue said he had made a foolish decision to drive from a friend’s home to his own home.
He had purchased the car just two weeks previously, the court was told..